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 Kuwaiti becomes hottest place on earth

 

  • It was so hot in Kuwait last summer that birds dropped dead from the sky. 
  • Sea horses boiled to death in the bay. 
  • Dead clams coated the rocks, their shells popped open like they’d been steamed.
  • Kuwait reached a scorching temperature of 53.2 degrees Celsius, making it among the hottest places on earth.
  • The extremes of climate change present existential perils all over the world.